How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg

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Recommended option

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...

$121 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Fribourg 122

$28 - $47

5 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Olten Ec
  2. Take the train from Zofingen to Fribourg/Freiburg 15

$97 - $150

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg 283.8 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$127 - $372

Fly to Zurich, train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg

$146 - $371

Fly to Geneva, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Geneva (GVA) FRA - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg

$121 - $346

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Fribourg, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg via Basel SBB and Bern in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zofingen to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Fribourg/Freiburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Fribourg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Fribourg is 385 km. The road distance is 454 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg is to fly and train which takes 4 h 8 min and costs 100€ - 320€.

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Fribourg/Freiburg via Basel SBB and Bern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Fribourg, gare CFF via Fribourg, cimetière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Fribourg, including transfers.